Elections to the Constituent Assembly. (1917)

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People on Nevsky Prospekt Petrograd during a campaign rally.

Above the crowd fly flyers.

People standing in the back of a truck, dropped leaflets Socialist Revolutionary Party, a poster with the number "9".

Mayor of Petrograd Schrader GI standing in the back of a truck, urges people to vote.

People standing in the back of a truck, dropped leaflets.

Students and high-school students drop out leaflets in the window passing tram.

Manifestation on Znamenskaya Square.

The rally was held by the trams.

People pick up scattered leaflets.

Cab drivers and riders read leaflets during a stop on Nevsky Prospect.

People are standing in front of shops on Nevsky Prospekt, snapping leaflets and argue with each other.

General view of the pre-election rally in front of the Tauride Palace.

A speaker at the rally.

Detachment 6 Tukkumskogo Latvian regiment arrived to suppress riots, stops in front of the palace.

The soldiers are on duty at the entrance to the courtyard of the Tauride Palace.

Procession with slogans in support of the opening of the Constituent Assembly moves to the Tauride Palace, people welcome the marchers.

Orchestra is Volyn regiment.

The procession moves to the Tauride Palace, people carry slogans in support of the Constituent Assembly and demanding world.

Rally participants welcomed the members of the City Council of Petrograd.

Key words



Schrader Gregory Ilyich - politician, economist, writer







The revolutionary events of 1917; Rallies; Demonstrations
History; Society, social activities and community organizations; Social life